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Museum administrator

Olof Erik Tryggve Granath, museum administrator. Commissioner Swedish participation Youth Biennal, Paris, 1967, Venice, 1968; Member of International Council Museum (international committee, director since 1983, president 1986-1989).

Background

Granath, Olof Erik Tryggve was born on November 1, 1940 in Boras, Sweden. Son of Per Olof Tryggve and Maggie Birgitta (Wastlund) Granath.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Stockholm. Art critic, Dagens Nyheter, Stockholm, 1964-1979. Chiefeditor Konstrevy, Stockholm, 1965-1968.

Teacher Royal Academy Art School, Stockholm, 1965-1968. Director Moderna Museet Stockholm, 1979-1989. Director Swedish National Art Museum, 1989.

Career

Art critic Dagens Nyheter, Stockholm, 1964—1979. Director Moderna Museet, 1979—1989, Swedish National Art Museum, Stockholm, 1989—2001. Teacher Royal Academy Art School, Stockholm, 1965—1968.

Membership

Commissioner Swedish participation Youth Biennal, Paris, 1967, Venice, 1968. Member of International Council Museum (international committee, director since 1983, president 1986-1989).

Connections

Children: Rebecca, Adam.

father:
Per Olof Tryggve Granath

mother:
Maggie Birgitta (Wastlund) Granath

children:
Adam Granath

Rebecca Granath